Hyperhidrosis pp 155-162 | Cite as

Endoscopic Thoracic Sympathectomy for Primary Palmar Hyperhidrosis

  • Alan E. P. CameronEmail author


The surgical treatment of palmar hyperhidrosis by the operation of endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy is discussed in this chapter, including indications, contraindications, technical aspects, and adverse effects.


Palmar hyperhidrosis Endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy Compensatory hyperhidrosis 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Surgical DepartmentIpswich HospitalIpswichUK

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